Registered Nurse or Enrolled Nurse - Surgical Services (Ward 10)


Fixed Term/Temporary/Full Time

3-month fixed term position (1.0FTE)

Seize this wonderful opportunity to join us in one of New Zealand’s sunniest and extremely beautiful regions.

The top of the South Island is renowned for its National Parks, access to outdoor recreational pursuits, arts, vineyards and much more.  The community has excellent options for schooling and most sporting and cultural facilities. 

Ward 10 is a 25 bed General Surgical ward covering Colorectal, Vascular, Urology, Breast and Trauma specialties. 

We have a 3 month, fixed term, full time position available for New Zealand Registered Nurse or Enrolled Nurse working 80 hours a fortnight, covering approved leave.

If you tick the following, we look forward to receiving your application:

  • Recent General Surgical nursing experience;
  • A commitment to providing a quality service and being part of a high performing team;
  • Versatility and flexibility;
  • Ability to adapt and embrace a changing work environment;
  • Current registration and NZNC practising certificate.

A minimum of one year post graduate experience is required.

As only one position description (PD) can be uploaded against a vacancy, please email vacancies@nmdhb.govt.nz if you would like to be sent the Enrolled Nurse PD.

Please Note: This position does not meet duration requirements for international applicants requiring a Work visa.

Applications are only accepted online, so to apply or to view the position description please go to our careers website http://www.nmdhb.govt.nz/careersAtNMDHB.aspx.

Appointment and ongoing employment will be conditional upon criminal record/police checks. This may include checks under the Vulnerable Children Act 2014.

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Closing date: Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Ref: N17/417

Location: Nelson

Closing Date: Sunday, October 22, 2017

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Job no: N17/417